Permanent Orienteering Courses

Permanent Orienteering Courses

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Hillend Park

RegionScotland
ClubEdinburgh Southern Orienteering Club
Nearest town Edinburgh
PostcodeEH10 7DU
Carpark locationUpper car park for the Snowsports Centre.

Available Maps

Terrain

The open hillside on the Pentland Hills; steep terrain.

Map Updated

2014

Suggested Courses

Course

Controls

Length (km)

Climb (m)

1

7

1.4

55

2

11

1.8

125

3

8

1.6

100

4

13

2.8

165

Other Things to do in the Area

Skiing and other activities at the Midlothian Snowsports Centre.

Walking in the Pentland Hills.

Maps Available From

Each map pack costs £2.50
They can be purchased directly from ESOC by sending £2.50 per pack, cheques payable to ‘ESOC’, to Janet Clark, 13 North West Circus Place, EDINBURGH, EH3 6SX.
0131 225 7771; email.

They are also available from,

Cammo Estate or The Hermitage of Braid Visitor Centres. Tel: 0131 529 2401 or email: naturalheritageservice@edinburgh.gov.uk to check opening hours.

The Midlothian Snowsports Centre at Hillend, Tel: 0131 445 4433, email ski@midlothian.gov.uk.

Further Information

  • White and/or yellow standard controls suitable for beginners
  • Orange and/or light green standard controls suitable for people with some experience